Top 5 Best Books like The Lightning Thief

The Lightning Thief

Once more, Percy Jackson is set to be expelled from his boarding school. The least of his problems is that. Recently, mythical creatures and Mount Olympus gods have appeared in Percy’s life seemingly out of the pages of his Greek mythology textbook. The Lightning Thief cover art is featured on Book 1 of the New York Times bestselling series.

Author:Rick Riordan

Here are our personal top picks of other good romance books like The Lightning Thief that will surely get you hooked. Hope you’ll find a good fit to your taste!

(1)Artemis Fowl

Artemis, a 12-year-old millionaire, genius, and, above all, criminal mastermind. When Artemis kidnaps Captain Holly Short of the LEPrecon Unit, a fairy, he has no idea what he is getting into. These are not the fairies from bedtime stories; instead, they pose a threat.

Author: Eoin Colfer



(2)Azyl Academy

Caleb Helm is prepared for life to begin. The senior at the Air Force Academy, however, finds it hard to accept that he was slain after performing a brave rescue of a young girl in the street. After he is tasked by an extraterrestrial deity with protecting an enchanted realm, things only become stranger.

Author: Chris Vines 


(3)The Hunger Games

A fascinating behind-the-scenes look at the series’ creation can be found in this Special Edition of The Hunger Games, along with the longest interview Suzanne Collins has given since The Hunger Games came out and an interesting conversation about writing about war between Suzanne Collins and YA legend Walter Dean Myers. The Special Edition provides extensive insight into the making of this era-defining masterpiece as well as answers numerous questions fans have had over the years.

Author: Suzanne Collins 


(4) Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

Harry Potter is aware that Lord Voldemort and the Death Eaters are following him as he boards Hagrid’s motorcycle’s sidecar and departs Privet Drive for the final time. Harry can no longer hide since the protection spell that has kept him safe up until now has been shattered. Harry must locate and eliminate the remaining Horcruxes in order to stop the Dark Lord from instilling fear into everything he loves. The decisive conflict must start; Harry must stand and confront his foe.

Author: J.K. Rowling


(5) Eragon

Eragon, a fifteen-year-old, believes he has made the fortunate discovery of a young farm kid when he discovers a polished blue stone in the wilderness. Eragon quickly understands, however, that he has stumbled upon a legacy that is almost as old as the Empire itself when the stone produces a dragon hatchling.

Author: Christopher Paolini 


Best Books to Read Like The Lightning Thief

That was fast! I hope the above books give you the excitement to grab the book of your choice. If you find The Lightning Thief interesting, the other four books will provide the same thrill!

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